The table below looks at the statistics for Selenium skills in IT contracts advertised for the Hertfordshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Selenium over the 3 months to 1 October 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

3 months to
1 Oct 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Selenium
Rank 47 50 59
Rank change year-on-year
+3 +9
Contract jobs citing Selenium 18 13 18
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 2.41% 1.73% 2.11%
As % of the Development Applications category 18.56% 11.82% 16.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 4 16
Median daily rate £325 £275 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+18.18% -31.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £275 £363
10% offered a daily rate of more than £438 £310 £409
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £368 £350
% change year-on-year
+8.84% +5.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £52.00 £40.00 £71.00
% change year-on-year
+30.00% -43.66%
Selenium
East of England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Development Applications category in contract jobs advertised in the Hertfordshire region.

Development Applications Category
Hertfordshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
97 110 108
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 12.99% 14.63% 12.68%
Number of daily rates quoted 46 63 64
Median daily rate £325 £370 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-12.16% -7.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £275 £310
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £475 £455
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £380 £355
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +7.04%
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 1 0
Median hourly rate £50.00 £42.50 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+17.64% -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.00 £40.00 £37.78
% change year-on-year
+2.50% +5.89%

Selenium
Jobs Demand Trend in Hertfordshire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Hertfordshire region citing Selenium as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Development Applications category.

Selenium Jobs Demand Trend in Hertfordshire

Selenium
Daily Rate Trend in Hertfordshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Selenium across the Hertfordshire region.

Selenium Daily Rate Trend in Hertfordshire

Selenium
Daily Rate Histogram in Hertfordshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Selenium across the Hertfordshire region over the 3 months to 1 October 2016.

Selenium Daily Rate Histogram in Hertfordshire

Selenium
Contract Job Locations in Hertfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Selenium within the Hertfordshire region over the 3 months to 1 October 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Watford -3 7 £425 - 1
Rickmansworth - 4 £304 -
Selenium
East of England

Selenium
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 1 October 2016, IT contractor jobs citing Selenium also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Hertfordshire region with a requirement for Selenium.

1 21 (87.50%) Agile Software Development
2 17 (70.83%) Continuous Integration
3 16 (66.67%) Java
3 16 (66.67%) WebDriver
4 14 (58.33%) Cucumber
4 14 (58.33%) Git (software)
4 14 (58.33%) Test Scripting
5 13 (54.17%) Retail
5 13 (54.17%) Automated Testing
5 13 (54.17%) Gherkin
6 12 (50.00%) SoapUI
6 12 (50.00%) Test Automation
6 12 (50.00%) JIRA
7 11 (45.83%) Spring
7 11 (45.83%) Scrum
7 11 (45.83%) RESTful
7 11 (45.83%) BDD
8 10 (41.67%) Functional Testing
8 10 (41.67%) Analytical Skills
8 10 (41.67%) SQL
8 10 (41.67%) JUnit
8 10 (41.67%) System Testing
9 9 (37.50%) QA
9 9 (37.50%) Finance
9 9 (37.50%) Automation Testing
9 9 (37.50%) Jenkins
10 8 (33.33%) Non-Functional Testing
10 8 (33.33%) JBehave
10 8 (33.33%) ATDD
10 8 (33.33%) hybris

Selenium
Top Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 7 (29.17%) Confluence
1 7 (29.17%) Tomcat
2 5 (20.83%) WebSphere
3 1 (4.17%) Apache
Applications
1 2 (8.33%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 8 (33.33%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 2 (8.33%) Slack
2 1 (4.17%) Amazon AWS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (33.33%) DB2
2 5 (20.83%) DbVisualizer
3 2 (8.33%) Data Warehouse
3 2 (8.33%) MongoDB
3 2 (8.33%) SQL Server
3 2 (8.33%) SQL Server 2014
3 2 (8.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 2 (8.33%) Sybase ASE
Development Applications
1 16 (66.67%) WebDriver
2 14 (58.33%) Cucumber
2 14 (58.33%) Git (software)
3 12 (50.00%) JIRA
3 12 (50.00%) SoapUI
4 10 (41.67%) JUnit
5 9 (37.50%) Jenkins
6 8 (33.33%) JBehave
6 8 (33.33%) JMeter
7 7 (29.17%) Appium
7 7 (29.17%) Maven
7 7 (29.17%) NUnit
8 6 (25.00%) FitNesse
8 6 (25.00%) TeamCity
9 5 (20.83%) Atlassian Bamboo
9 5 (20.83%) Robot Framework
10 4 (16.67%) Subversion
11 3 (12.50%) PHPUnit
12 2 (8.33%) Mockito
12 2 (8.33%) Moq
General
1 13 (54.17%) Retail
2 9 (37.50%) Finance
3 2 (8.33%) French Language
Job Titles
1 16 (66.67%) Tester
2 14 (58.33%) Automation Tester
3 10 (41.67%) Selenium Tester
4 9 (37.50%) Selenium Automation Tester
5 6 (25.00%) Java Automation Tester
6 5 (20.83%) Developer
7 3 (12.50%) Agile Developer
7 3 (12.50%) Agile Java Developer
7 3 (12.50%) Hybris Developer
7 3 (12.50%) Java Developer
8 2 (8.33%) Agile Tester
8 2 (8.33%) Data Warehouse Developer
8 2 (8.33%) Functional Tester
8 2 (8.33%) Senior Automation Tester
8 2 (8.33%) Senior Tester
8 2 (8.33%) Software Developer
8 2 (8.33%) SQL Developer
8 2 (8.33%) SSIS Developer
8 2 (8.33%) Sybase Developer
9 1 (4.17%) Test Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (54.17%) Gherkin
2 11 (45.83%) RESTful
2 11 (45.83%) Spring
3 8 (33.33%) HTML
3 8 (33.33%) J2EE
3 8 (33.33%) XML
4 4 (16.67%) Web Services
5 3 (12.50%) Behat
5 3 (12.50%) Hibernate
6 1 (4.17%) Flash
Miscellaneous
1 10 (41.67%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 8 (33.33%) Unix
2 2 (8.33%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (87.50%) Agile Software Development
2 17 (70.83%) Continuous Integration
3 14 (58.33%) Test Scripting
4 13 (54.17%) Automated Testing
5 12 (50.00%) Test Automation
6 11 (45.83%) BDD
6 11 (45.83%) Scrum
7 10 (41.67%) Functional Testing
7 10 (41.67%) System Testing
8 9 (37.50%) Automation Testing
9 8 (33.33%) ATDD
9 8 (33.33%) Coaching
9 8 (33.33%) Continuous Delivery
9 8 (33.33%) Document Management
9 8 (33.33%) E-Commerce
9 8 (33.33%) Non-Functional Testing
9 8 (33.33%) Open Source
10 7 (29.17%) Kanban
11 6 (25.00%) TDD
12 5 (20.83%) Manual Testing
Programming Languages
1 16 (66.67%) Java
2 10 (41.67%) SQL
3 8 (33.33%) JavaScript
4 3 (12.50%) PHP
5 2 (8.33%) Python
Qualifications
1 2 (8.33%) Degree
1 2 (8.33%) SC Cleared
1 2 (8.33%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (37.50%) QA
2 2 (8.33%) SDET
Systems Management
1 2 (8.33%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 8 (33.33%) hybris
2 7 (29.17%) Atlassian
3 5 (20.83%) IBM
4 3 (12.50%) Oracle
5 2 (8.33%) HP
5 2 (8.33%) Sybase
6 1 (4.17%) JDA